Saint Petersburg State University, Russia
Associate Professor, Head of Chair Environmental Safety and Sustainable Development of Regions,
Institute of Earth Sciences, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia;
Dr. Nikolai Bobylev is an environmental scientist working on urban underground space development and urban infrastructure, environmental assessment, and multiple criteria decision analysis. Dr. Bobylev has published more than 30 research papers on environmental and urban development issues.
Dr. Bobylev has graduated with distinction from and defended a PhD at the St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, St. Petersburg, Russia. Over the years of research career Dr. Bobylev has been working at the Hamburg University of Technology, United Nations University, University of Tokyo, Ruhr University Bochum, Technical University of Lisbon, University of East Anglia, Technical University of Berlin, University of Birmingham.
Dr. Bobylev has received several prestigious research awards, major of them are fellowships of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, and Marie Curie of the European Community. Dr. Bobylev has been contributing to programme activities under NATO Science, World Bank Urban Research, United Nations Agencies (UNECE, UNHabitat, UNEP).
Dr. Bobylev is a Vice-animateur of the Working group 15 of the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association.
Dr. Bobylev is an Associated Editor of the Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology academic journal (Elsevier).